Waging War on Corruption: Inside the Movement Fighting the Abuse of Power

Waging War on Corruption: Inside the Movement Fighting the Abuse of Power

by Frank Vogl


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442218536
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/16/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Frank Vogl, former senior World Bank official and international reporter for The Times of London, is the co-founder of two leading non-governmental anti-corruption organizations: Transparency International (TI) and the Partnership for Transparency Fund (PTF). He served for nine years as TI’s Vice Chairman and is now an Advisor to its Managing Director. He is Vice Chairman of PTF. Frank is President of Vogl Communications, Inc, Washington DC—an international economics and finance consulting firm.

Table of Contents


Part One—Drama
Chapter 1: Waking Up
Chapter 2: Corruption Crimes
Chapter 4: Activists
Chapter 5: Political Villains
Chapter 6: Business Villains
Chapter 7: Global Security

Part Two—Action
Chapter 8: The New Age of Transparency: Media & Research.
Chapter 9: Justice and Democracy
Chapter 10: Criminalizing Bribe Paying—It Started with Watergate
Chapter 11 Finally Officials Embrace Anti-Corruption 232
Part Three—The Challenges Ahead
Chapter 12: Justice and the Demand for Good Governance
Chapter 13: The G20 Sets a Bold Agenda
Chapter 14: Shaping Solutions I 286
Chapter 15: Shaping Solutions II
Chapter 16: Moving Ahead
Tables and Notes
Appendix I Transparency International 2011 Corruption Perceptions Index
Appendix II Transparency International 2011 Bribe Payers Index
Appendix III Highlights from the United Nations Convention Against Corruption
Appendix IV Issues Related to the Council of Europe’s Criminal and Civil Law Conventions on Corruption
Appendix V Global Financial Integrity—Illicit Financial Flows
Appendix VI Enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention 381—Trace and Transparency International Surveys

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